Workshops

QSWFA runs a series of workshops in many different arts and crafts. Our workshops are listed on our facebook page and tickets are sold through Eventbrite.

A generous discount for our workshops is offered to QSWFA Members.

If a workshop that you want isn’t listed here, ask us, check back regularly, or become a member and check our newsletter ‘Clippings’ each month.

Our workshops need a minimum of four participants to proceed otherwise they will be cancelled 48 hours before. So grab some friends and book now!


  • Learn to spin - beginning spinning with Karen Alpert
    November 29, 2020
    9:00 am3:30 pm

    For details, go here:
    https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/learn-to-spin-beginning-spinning-with-karen-alpert-tickets-114726435858


  • Learn to spin - beginning spinning with Karen Alpe
    December 13, 2020
    9:00 am3:30 pm

    For details, go here:
    https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/learn-to-spin-beginning-spinning-with-karen-alpe-tickets-114836444898


  • Beginning Spinning Workshop with Karen Alpert
    February 21, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • Learn to weave on a rigid heddle loom with Karen Alpert
    March 21, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • Eco Dyeing Workshop with Nat Billing
    March 27, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Eco Dyeing Workshop with Nat Billing
    March 27, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Shibori Indigo workshop
    April 18, 2021
    10:00 am4:00 pm


  • Spin Novelty Yarn with Karen Alpert
    May 16, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • Learn to spin with Karen Alpert
    June 20, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • shibori and indigo workshop
    July 25, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Learn to Spin with Karen Alpert
    September 12, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • Eco Dyeing workshop with Nat Billing
    September 25, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Eco Dyeing workshop with Nat Billing
    September 25, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • shibori indigo workshop
    October 10, 2021
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Learn to weave on a rigid heddle
    October 17, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm


  • Weaving texture on a rigid heddle loom with Karen Alpert
    November 14, 2021
    9:30 am3:30 pm